Special Collections and Archives

Welcome to the Special Collections Archives of the Clemson University Libraries. The Archives preserves and makes accessible rare and unique archival collections with enduring research value. Our collections are accessible to the university and the general community.

Service Disruption

Due to planned construction, Kappa Street will be closed from May 20 through August 1, 2024. Vehicles will not be able to park on Kappa Street during this time.

The nearest metered parking is located at the Brooks Center, on Fernow Street between Fluor and Lee, or at Cooper Library on Sigma Drive. Please contact Parking Services if further information is needed.

Special Collections and Archives is also open by appointment only for the summer. Please contact us at archives@nullclemson.edu before planning your visit.

Search our Collection Guides

Use the search bar below to search the collection guides and learn about materials in our archival holdings. Collections that have been digitized or partially digitized include a Digitized Materials button in the top right corner of the guide page.